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Copenhagen, Denmark
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We wanted to stay two nights at Koke'e NP but unfortunately there was no availability for two nights in a row in the same cabin. Patrick was incredibly helpful and tried hard to make it work (stay in two different cabins). The high cleaning fee made that we only stayed one night in the Duplex, the most budget version of... More 

Thank Kees_iggy
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in one of the cabins, not the lodge itself. In this wet environment the cabin showed its age. It was kept clean but it did not look neat. Specially the bathroom, which was in dire need of repair. There was a complete set of kitchen utensils, which also looked clean but battered. The wood stove did a good... More 

Thank spanish2
Denver, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I very much enjoyed our two nights in the Olapa Cabin. Very quiet and cool, very peaceful. The cabins are rustic - don't expect luxurious. No Wifi or TV up there. But plenty of peace and quiet and cool air, with birds and butterflies plentiful. Do it!

Thank Myron G
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This "cabin in the woods" was perfect for when we visited this part of Kauai. The Lehua cabin was relaxing, minimal and private. And it was right in the heart of the state park which enabled us to do so many activities from hiking, jeeping, fishing, etc. We ate at the Kokee Lodge Restaurant for breakfast and the restaurant &... More 

Thank Layne R
Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

I wrote a review of the Kokee cabins recently, but see now that it was removed. We stayed in the one of the Cedar cabins at Kokee State Park. We had stayed there several years before and knew they were rustic, but were very disappointed to see that they were so poorly maintained. The double bed was broken, only two... More 

Thank pdxb2016
Patrick117788, General Manager at Kokee Lodge, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your stay. It's easy to tell by your comments which Cabin you stayed in. We had one that had taken a couple of recent hits and have since repaired the shortfalls. There are challenges we are overcoming in upgrading the Kokee Cabins. Some realize- we are on a small island in Hawaii... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Most people described the cabins well so we just want to add some random bits. Surprisingly we didn't have any problems with mosquitos, it rains a lot so definitely bring a rain jacket and proper hiking shoes. We both never made a fire before only watched others and as most of you know there is no internet so no YouTube... More 

1 Thank inlovewithrio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

The cedar cabins are in desperate need of maintance. The double bed base had collapsed, cracked widows were "repaired" with tape, the log fire place glass repaired with a tin can, the shower pressure was dangerous for young children and the step rail was unsafe to lean against. Additionally the kitchen is dilapidated and ill equipped (eg 3 forks, 2... More 

Thank Tim P
Patrick117788, General Manager at Kokee Lodge, responded to this review

Please see comments for August 18th review- same unit and shortfalls have been corrected. Mahalo More 

pleasanton, ca
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Kokee Park is nestled in the mountains of Kaua'i, away from the crowds, Internet and even cell service in most of the park. Given this attraction, it is fitting that the lodges at Kokee are rustic. Although, basic, we found everything we needed for a lovely stay with the family.

Thank stevebM8286XS
Pearl City, Hawaii
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Stayed in the Naio cabin. I remember this cabin from when I was little. My parents took us to Kokee several times to hike. I am sure that the cedar cabins have been renovated as it isn't as I remember. The cabins were perfect for us. Off the grid--no service--just patchy areas of service while on the trails (very patchy).... More 

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Whitehorse, Canada
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30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Stayed in a two bedroom cabin with a queen sized bed in one and 2 (ie 4) single bunk beds. Oddly you have to pick up the key all the way down in Waimea. Fortunately the key was still at the restaurant so we didn't have to drive back to get it. Alos make sure to bring food for the... More 

2 Thank rndm
Patrick117788, Guest Relations Manager at Kokee Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha rndm, Glad to hear you had a good time in Koke`e! The check in desk is located in Waimea Town, the last town you go through on the way up to the Park and Cabins. The Office is 40 yards off of the main road through town and is easy/convenient to find. The check in desk details are provided... More 

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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Kokee Lodge

Address: Kokee State Park, Mile Marker 15, Waimea, Kauai, HI 96796-0819
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Waimea
Price Range: $77 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kokee Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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